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Definition of uncurl verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they uncurl
he / she / it uncurls
past simple uncurled
-ing form uncurling
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to become straight, or to make something become straight, after being in a curled position The snake slowly uncurled. uncurl something/itself The cat uncurled itself and jumped off the wall. opposite curl up
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: uncurl